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Poll: Did GSA make the right decision with resignation, firings?

A report Monday from the Inspector General of the General Services Administration charged the agency with wasteful spending at a 2010 training conference in Las Vegas. As a result, GSA Administrator Martha Johnson stepped down and fired two of her deputies Robert Peck, the commissioner of the Public Buildings Service, and Stephen Leeds, Johnson's senior counselor. But was this the right decision? Take the poll!

Tags: Bob Peck , Stephen Leeds , GSA

Tuesday - 04/03/2012, 11:53am EDT

GSA head Johnson resigns, two other officials fired in wake of 'over the top' conference spending

The head of the General Services Administration resigned from her post Monday and two other officials were fired amid an investigation into excessive spending at a 2010 training conference.

Tags: GSA , Richard Peck , Stephen Leeds , Dan Tangherlini , people , Jack Lew , Jack Moore

Monday - 04/02/2012, 06:12pm EDT

Agencies under new orders to recycle electronics

Agencies will have to take new steps to ensure electronics, such as computers and copiers, are reused or recycled and do not end up in landfills, according to a governmentwide bulletin the General Services Administration issued Thursday.

Tags: technology , Janet Dobbs , e-waste , GSA , National Strategy for Electronics Stewardship , green government

Thursday - 03/01/2012, 05:21pm EST

Johnson: GSA testbed of energy efficiency, savings

Host Roger Waldron is joined by Martha Johnson, administrator for the General Services Administration.
December 13, 2011(Encore presentation December 27, 2011)

Tags: GSA , sustainability , strategic sourcing , cloud computing , budget , acquisition , contracting , procurement , Roger Waldron , Off the Shelf , Coalition for Government Procurement

Tuesday - 12/13/2011, 10:28pm EST

Obama commits to $2B in energy upgrades to federal buildings

Agencies must look for projects to enter into Energy Savings Performance Contracts over the next two years. The effort will cost the government no upfront money. The contractors pay for the energy efficiencies and get paid by the utility savings the department receives. The Army, the Air Force and GSA already are using these contracts.

Tags: management , green government , Jeff Zients , Barack Obama , Gene Sperling , OMB , Energy Department , GSA , DoD , Energy Savings Performance Contracts , Jason Miller

Friday - 12/02/2011, 05:28am EST

GSA rolls out 'opt-out' telework policy

The General Services Administration will announce a new policy that expands its telework and mobility options for employees.

Tags: telework , Telework Center , GSA , Telework Enhancement Act , MSPB , Susan Tsui Grundmann , John Berry , OPM , Casey Coleman

Sunday - 10/30/2011, 10:33pm EDT

GSA administrator touts telework during emergencies

WFED's Max Cacas reports.

Tags: technology , management , GSA , Max Cacas , FOSE , telework

Thursday - 03/25/2010, 06:19pm EDT

GSA administrator Martha Johnson gives first public speech

WFED's Jason Miller reports.

Tags: management , GSA , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 03/23/2010, 05:16pm EDT

How will Martha Johnson do as GSA administrator?

Analysis from former GSA administrator Dave Barram.

Tags: management , GSA , Dave Barram , leadership , best practices

Thursday - 02/11/2010, 05:23pm EST

Analysis: Johnson becomes GSA administrator

Bob Woods, president of TopSide Consulting and former commissioner of GSA's Federal Technology Service, explains what Johnson will be facing.

Tags: management , GSA , leadership , Bob Woods , TopSide Consulting , Dorothy Ramienski

Friday - 02/05/2010, 01:22pm EST
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